Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||126° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.53 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 24.4"||971.93 mi||west||0° 09' 58.5"||11.43 mi||north||972.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 32.6"||909.21 mi||east||4° 18' 05.6"||295.68 mi||north||962.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 1:00 AM||1393 km||865 miles||752 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island||Tue 3:00 AM||2336 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Mon 11:00 PM||2567 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:00 PM||3687 km||2291 miles||1991 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:00 PM||3825 km||2377 miles||2066 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 3:00 AM||4243 km||2636 miles||2291 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 4:00 AM||4654 km||2892 miles||2513 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Mon 10:00 PM||4723 km||2935 miles||2550 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Tue 10:00 PM||4939 km||3069 miles||2667 nm|| W|
|Guatemala||Tue 3:00 AM||4974 km||3090 miles||2686 nm|| NE|
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